Astros pitcher rips Brian Wilson…then back pedals
There are two types of people in this world: Those who like Brian Wilson and those who have no sense of humor.
Add Houston Astros pitcher Bud Norris to the list of Wilson haters.
After seeing B-weez’s latest commercial — in which he goes all Black Ops on a Taco Bell Chalupa — Norris sent out this tweet to his 5,200 followers:
What Norris (who went 6-11 with a 3.77 ERA for the 62-100 ‘Stros in 2011) failed to realize before hitting send on his iPhone was that the popular Giants closer has a lot more followers than him (353,242 at last count). Hell, Wilson’s beard has more followers on Twitter!
After receiving a XXL Chalupa-sized portion of responses from Wilson supporters, Norris back pedaled, sending out — not one, but — two tweets to clear up the “misperception:”
Let this be a lesson to all y’all Giants haters. You don’t mess with the Weez, lest you find yourself getting black op’d by a big and boisterous band of beard-bearing backers.